Prison Break (2005-now)
Getting yourself thrown into prison in order to help break out your falsely convicted brother, now sitting on death row, can be pretty traumatic, so Miller's Michael Scofield had his body covered in elaborate tattoos that conceal the prison's blueprints and clues to remind him of his plan's details (a four- to five-hour process for the actor).
As Wentworth Miller proves in ''Prison Break'' (the new season starts Monday!), skin art marks movie and TV roles in our memories. Here are some of our favorites, from Robert De Niro in ''Cape Fear'' to Katee Sackhoff in ''Battlestar Galactica''